Asus PRIME Z370-P w/ DDR4 2666, 7.1 Audio, Dual M.2, Gigabit LAN, CrossFire

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Product Info

ASUS PRIME Z370-P: For 8th Gen Intel® Core™ Coffee Lake


Stronger Than Steelfeature
This ASUS PRIME Z370-P Motherboard is ready to use one or two Video Cards (in SLI or CrossFire configurations) to push your 3D Graphics farther.

Ready for the latest 8th Gen Intel® Core™ processors, this PRIME Z370-P Motherboard is loaded with overclocking and cooling innovations. It is designed to keep your Computer's thermals in check as you turn up the clock rates and dial in on your next Work Ticket, Database, Multimedia Project or on a virtual battlefield.

PRIME Z370 Motherboards: A Solid Foundationfeature
ASUS Prime Z370 Series motherboards provide the solid foundation needed for your first build, plus loads of scope to grow with your ambitions.

We've melded all the good stuff that's packed into the latest 8th Generation Intel® Core™ processors with essential ASUS design and engineering, so you benefit from industry-leading technologies — including automated system tuning, comprehensive cooling controls, immersive onboard audio, and support for the ASUS Fan Extension Card. Build smart and easy with ASUS Prime Z370.

Take Advantage of the Power of Intel® 8th Gen Coffee Lake CPUs


ASUS Motherboards Are Your Tactical Advantage
This ASUS PRIME Z370-P Motherboard along with a compatible Intel® 8th Gen Coffee Lake Processor goes farther, faster than previous Consumer level Intel® CPUs and Chipsets ever have.

This ASUS Motherboard has Dual PCIe 3.0 x16 video card slots with room for two modern high end Video Cards. It is backed up by many other advanced performance features and faster connectivity options like USB 3.1 Gen 2 ports and the fstest NVMe M.2 PCIe 3.0 x4 slot technologies. Get ready for incredible Workstation, Desktop and Gaming performance beyond your wildest dreams!

The latest 8th Gen Intel Coffee Lake Processors for the Z370 Chipset come with enhanced clock rates, improved memory caching and higher "per core" IPC scores to give you the best possible performances.



  • LGA1151 socket for 8th Gen Intel® Core™ Desktop Processors
  • ASUS OptiMem: Careful routing of traces and vias to preserve signal integrity for improved memory overclocking
  • 5X Protection III: Multiple hardware safeguards for all-round protection
  • Fan Xpert 4 Core: Flexible controls for ultimate cooling and quietness
  • Ultrafast Connectivity: Dual native M.2 and NVMe PCIe RAID support for lightning fast storage speeds
  • Intel Optane Memory Ready: The latest high-speed storage technology.

5X Protection III

Prime series motherboards are engineered with industry-leading 5X Protection III, employing the finest components, excellent circuit design and exacting standards to guarantee the quality and long-term durability of your motherboard. That means exceptional protection and stability for your build; thanks to decades of engineering experience from the world's leading motherboard brand.

SafeSlot Core: Fortified PCIe slot Prevents Damage
SafeSlot Core is the ASUS-exclusive PCIe slot. Featuring a fortified design that's anchored to the motherboard by a special hook, Safeslot Core provides 1.6x stronger retention and 1.3x greater shearing resistance than standard expansion slots.

ASUS Prime Z370 motherboards also have strengthened solder points around both the PCIe and DIMM pins.


Pumped-up Throughput, 2.5x Higher Surge Protection
ASUS LANGuard is hardware-level networking protection that employs signal-coupling technology and premium anti-EMI surface-mounted capacitors to ensure a more reliable connection and better throughput.

Overvoltage Protection
World-class circuit-protecting power design in an exclusive circuit design with built-in voltage regulators protects your motherboard from damage caused by unexpected high-level voltages from unstable or inferior power supplies.

Precision control for stable power, ASUS's exclusive DIGI+ VRM intelligently delivers power to the processor based on real-time demands, reducing energy waste and improving system stability.

Stainless-Steel Back I/O:
3x Corrosion-resistance for Greater Durability using corrosion-resistant stainless-steel back I/O panels bonded with chromium oxide assure a lifespan that's 3x longer than ordinary panels.

Compatible tested devices and components for he superior compatibility of Prime Z370-P is evidenced by our extensive list of supported devices; which includes thousands of compatible components and our Qualified Vendor List (QVL) that identifies memory compatibility. It all adds up to more choices for worry-free PC-building experiences.

8000+ Validation Hours

  • Temperature and Humidity Tests: Ensures components withstand extreme conditions
  • Thermal Measurement Tests: Ensures that the system remains cool and stable under the heaviest loads
  • Insertion Tests: Every port and connector is put through repeated installation cycles
  • Aging Tests: Up to 48-hour aging test ensures reliability
  • Power-Consumption Tests: Checked for world-class energy efficiency
  • Temperature and DC Margin Tests: Ensures that the motherboard is capable of coping with voltages fluctuations caused by varying temperatures
  • Thermal-shock Tests: Ensures ability to survive temperature changes during transportation
  • Non-operation Shock Tests: Built to withstand jolts that may occur during shipping
  • Burn-in Tests: Every component is checked to ensure flawless operation
  • Installation Tests: Connector placement is double-checked to ensure hassle-free installation
  • Drop tests: from various heights ensure durability
  • Salt and Spray Tests: for I/O reliability, prolonged lifespan and rust-resistance

One Stop Controls

Cooler by Design
Prime Z370-P features the most comprehensive cooling controls ever, configurable via Fan Xpert 4 Core or the UEFI BIOS.

Media Acclaimed UEFI BIOS
The smoothest, slickest mouse-controllable graphical BIOS has been improved to make it even more appealing. Whether you're a PC novice or a seasoned overclocker, EZ and Advanced modes will help you quickly find your way, quickly and easily.

Ultrafast Connectivity

M.2 Slots
Speed up with onboard M.2 up to 32Gbps with PCIe 3.0 x4 bandwidth, M.2 supports up to 32Gbps data-transfer speeds. It's the perfect choice for an operating system or application drive, providing fast access to data.

Intel® Optane™ Memory Card
Intel Optane™ is a revolutionary non-volatile memory technology supported by Prime Z370-P Motherboards. Intel Optane memory modules accelerate attached storage to reduce boot and load times, so everything feels faster and more responsive.

USB 3.1 Gen 1 Front Panel Connector for Future Proof Connectivity
We've put USB 3.1 Gen 1 right where you need it; with four super-speed headers on the front panel. Experience data transfer speeds up to 10x faster than USB 2.0 with instant plug-and-play connectivity, and avoid back breaking contortions in the hunt for hard to reach rear ports.

Upgrade to Unrivalled Audio

Outstanding Audio
Combined onboard features deliver elevated audio using an intelligent design with premium hardware to create audio quality unlike anything you've ever experienced!

Audio Shielding
Separates analog/digital signal domains, significantly reducing multi-lateral interference.

Separate Layer For Left and Right Tracks
Ensures minimal crosstalk between audio paths.

Premium Japanese-made Audio Capacitors
Premium parts provide an immersive sound signature, with exceptional fidelity.

Visual Beauty, Virtual Worlds

Brighten Up Your Build w/ LED-illuminated Control
Built-in LED lighting options illuminate your build in a variety of eye-catching styles.

Beyond VR ready: Complete Your Immersion
Prime Z370-P isn't just VR ready; it goes way beyond. The ASUS Beyond VR Ready marque means that Prime Z370-P has been tested with loads of class-leading components to ensure that your productivity, gaming and entertainment needs are tuned for maximum performance. ASUS Beyond VR Ready opens up a new way to configure and build your dream system with total confidence.

The Power of Intel® Technologies

Intel Z370 Chipset:
featureThe Intel® Z370 is a single-chipset design that supports 8th Generation Intel® Core™ LGA1151 processors. It provides improved performance by utilizing serial point-to-point links, allowing increased bandwidth and stability. Additionally, the Z370 provides a maximum of 10 USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports, six SATA 6Gbps ports, and 32Gbps M.2 and PCIe 3.0 lane speed support, for faster data retrieval. Intel Z370 also supports integrated-graphics, so you'll enjoy the very latest in graphics performance.

Ready for 8th Gen Intel LGA1151 Core processorsfeature
This motherboard supports 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7, i5 and i3 processors in the LGA1151 package, with integrated graphics, memory and PCI Express controllers to support onboard graphics output with dedicated chipsets, dual-channel (4x DIMMs) DDR4 memory and 16x PCIe 3.0 / 2.0 lanes for greater performance.

I/O Ports



Intel® Processor Support:

This ASUS Motherboard supports select 8th Gen Intel® Core™ "Coffee Lake" Processors. Even though it is a LGA 1151 Socket, pin assignments have changed, making this Motherboard incompatible with earlier Generation Intel® Processors.

This Motherboard initially supports these Intel® Core™ processors, with more to follow:

  • i7-8700K
  • i7-8700
  • i5-8600K
  • i5-8400
  • i3-8350K
  • i3-8100

Visit the Manufacturer CPU Support Web Page

Operating System Support:

Requires Windows® 10, 64 bit


CPU Support Supports select 8th Gen Intel® Core™ i7, i5 and i3 processors in the LGA1151 package.

Even though it is a LGA 1151 Socket, pin assignments have changed, making this Motherboard incompatible with earlier Generation Intel® Processors.

Chipset Intel® Z370 Chipset
Memory 4x DIMM DDR4-2666 / 2400 / 2133 Stock Clocked Unbuffered RAM, 64GB Max (4x 16GB)

Supports Overclocked Ram up to DDR4-4000

Dual Channel Memory Architecture Design
Supports Intel® XMP Certified RAM
Integrated Graphics Requires Intel® Processor with Integrated Graphics Chip:
1x DVI-D port
1x HDMI v1.4b port
The HDMI port supports HDCP 2.2

Supports Intel® InTru™ 3D, Quick Sync Video, Clear Video HD Technology, Insider™
Uses up to 1GB of Shared RAM

Storage 4x SATA III (6Gb/s) connectors w/ RAID 0, 1, 5 & 10

2x M.2 Socket 3 with M key, type 2242/2260/2280 for SATA or PCIE 3.0 x4 Storage

Supports an Intel® Optane™ Memory Card for high performance storage caching
Only 1x Intel® Optane™ Memory Card is supported at once
Expansion Slots 1x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x16 modes) 1x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x16 (x4 mode) 4x PCIe 3.0/2.0 x1
Multi-GPU Support Supports AMD CrossFireX™ Technology
Two Video cards run in PCIe 3.0 (x8/x4 + x4) mode
USB Ports 4x USB 3.1 Type-A Gen 1 (5Gbps) ports
2x USB 2.0 Type-A (480Mbps) ports

4x USB 3.1 Type-A Gen 1 (5Gbps) ports (at mid-board)
4x USB 2.0 Type-A (480Mbps) ports (at mid-board)

LAN Realtek® RTL8111H Chipset:
1x Gigabit LAN Controller
Audio Realtek® ALC887 8-Channel High Definition Audio CODEC:
Supports Jack-detection, Front Panel Jack-retasking

Audio Features:
- LED-illuminated design brightens up your build with the gorgeous illuminated audio trace path
- Audio Shielding: Ensures precision analog/digital separation and greatly reduced multi-lateral interference
- Dedicated audio PCB layers: Separate layers for left and right channels to guard the quality of the sensitive audio signals
- Premium Japanese audio capacitors: Provide warm, natural and immersive sound with exceptional clarity and fidelity

Back Panel I/O Ports 1x PS/2 Keyboard / Mouse Combo port
4x USB 3.1 Type-A Gen 1 ports
2x USB 2.0 Type-A ports
1x HDMI port
1x DVI-D port
1x RJ45 Gigabit LAN port
3x 3.5mm Audio jacks
Internal I/O 2x USB 3.1 Gen 1 connectors for 4x USB 3.1 Gen 1 ports
2x USB 2.0 connectors for 4x USB 2.0 ports
2x M.2 Socket 3 with M Key, type 2242/2260/2280 (SATA Mode & X4 PCIE Mode)
1x COM port connector
4x SATA 6Gb/s connectors
1x CPU Fan connector (1x 4-pin)
2x Chassis Fan connector(s) (2x 4-pin)
1x S/PDIF out header
1x 24-pin EATX Power connector
1x 8-pin ATX 12V Power connector
1x Front panel audio connector (AAFP)
1x Clear CMOS jumper
1x System panel connector
1x AIO PUMP Header
Special Features ASUS 5X Protection III:
- ASUS SafeSlot Core: Fortified PCIe Slot prevents damage
- ASUS LANGuard: Protects against LAN surges, lightning strikes and static-electricity discharges
- ASUS Overvoltage Protection: World-class circuit-protecting power design
- ASUS Stainless-Steel Back I/O: 3X corrosion-resistance for greater durability
- ASUS DIGI+ VRM: 6 Phase digital power design


ASUS Exclusive Features:
- AI Suite 3
- Ai Charger

ASUS Quiet Thermal Solution:
- Stylish Fanless Design Heat-sink solution & MOS Heatsink
- ASUS Fan Xpert 4 Core

- ASUS O.C. Tuner
- ASUS CrashFree BIOS 3
- ASUS EZ Flash 3

ASUS Q-Design:
- ASUS Q-Slot

Overclocking Protection:
- ASUS C.P.R.(CPU Parameter Recall)

Dual M.2 Onboard Slots (Up to 32Gb/s Data Transfer Speeds)

Manageability WfM 2.0, DMI 3.0, WOL by PME, PXE
BIOS 128 Mb Flash ROM, UEFI AMI BIOS, PnP, DMI3.0, WfM2.0, SM BIOS 3.0, ACPI 6.0, Multi-language BIOS, ASUS EZ Flash 3, CrashFree BIOS 3, F11 EZ Tuning Wizard, F6 Qfan Control, F3 My Favorites, Last Modified log, F12 PrintScreen, and ASUS DRAM SPD (Serial Presence Detect) memory information
Operating System Requires Windows® 10, 64 bit
Form Factor ATX Form Factor: 305 x 226mm